Yale Bulldogs vs Cornell Big Red 2/21/2020 Picks, Spread and Odds
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Yale Bulldogs vs Cornell Big Red 2/21/2020 – It’s time for an Ivy League to get underway as Yale Bulldogs take on Cornell Big Red from Newman Arena at Bartels Hall in Ithaca, New York. This game will be an unbalanced one as Yale is sitting at the top spot and Cornell holds the second last position in the Ivy League. Yale has battled hard to get to their position and they have taken a big lead away from Princeton. Cornell is way beyond their reach with their poor record and the college basketball against the spread is out with a detailed analysis of this game.
Yale Bulldogs vs Cornell Big Red 2/21/2020
Yale Bulldogs are holding an impressive 18-6 overall record and they are 6-2 in conference play. The Bulldogs have been dominating their league right from the start as they seem to be a major threat. However, their last game against Penn Quakers did not go well as they struggled to get past 61 points. From the defensive end, the Bulldogs surrendered 69 points to Penn Quakers. Yale struggled equally from the three-point zone and their field goal attempts.
Players to watch: P. Atkinson F (24 GP 31.1 MIN 17.5 PTS 7.6 REB 1.6 AST 1.3 STL 0.8 BLK 1.9 TO 63.9 FG% 68.4 FT% 40 3PT%), A. Swain G (23 GP 33.4 MIN 16.5 PTS 3.8 REB 1.9 AST 0.7 STL 0 BLK 2 TO 40.6 FG% 78.7 FT% 37.9 3PT%), J. Bruner F (22 GP 32.7 MIN 11.5 PTS 9.1 REB 3.5 AST 0.8 STL 1.9 BLK 2.5 TO 46.1 FG% 75.5 FT% 36.7 3PT%).
Cornell Big Red
Cornell Big Red is holding one of the worst conference records this season. The Big Red won just two of their eight conference games and they are 5-16 with their overall record. In their last outing, they lost against Dartmouth Big Green with a terrible 75-53 final score. Cornell’s weak defensive unit was no match for Dartmouth, while their offense equally struggled from their three-point range and field goal attempts.
Players to watch: J. Boeheim F (19 GP 31.8 MIN 17.3 PTS 5.9 REB 2.1 AST 0.7 STL 0.4 BLK 2 TO 43.1 FG% 70.4 FT% 29.7 3PT%), T. McBride G (21 GP 32.1 MIN 10.9 PTS 3.8 REB 3.2 AST 1.1 STL 0.1 BLK 1.5 TO 43.4 FG% 79.2 FT% 25 3PT%), J. Warren F (21 GP 27.9 MIN 9.6 PTS 5 REB 3.1 AST 0.6 STL 0.7 BLK 2.8 TO 53.3 FG% 67.2 FT% 34.9 3PT%).
Yale Bulldogs vs Cornell Big Red Betting Predictions
Yale is 15-5 ATS in their last 20 games.
Cornell Big Red
Cornell is 4-10 ATS in their last 14 games.
Yale Bulldogs vs Cornell Big Red Betting Picks
There is no doubt that the college basketball lines are clearly in favor of the Yale Bulldogs. Cornell will not stand a chance against a strong squad like Yale. Back the Bulldogs to bounce back from their loss.
Moneyline: -809 is set for Yale, while Cornell holds +616.
ATS: -11 is the spread for the Bulldogs and +11 is set for Cornell Big Red.
Totals: The total will go over 134 for the Bulldogs and under 134 for the Big Red.
Score Prediction: 75-59, Yale.